BDNY 2020 VIRTUAL CONFERENCE AGENDA
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 14
Celebrating New York: What’s to Come (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Design and Development: Where Development Is Happening (11:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
NextGen Living: How Hospitality Is Reshaping Housing (1:00 PM - 2:00 PM)
With a white-hot US housing market, the smart money is on design—changing things up in big ways and leaning into hospitality for best-of-breed ideas.
PanelistsAnne Wilkinson – , BAMO
Hotel of Tomorrow®: HOT Project Reimagines the Future – Presented by The Gettys Group (2:30 PM - 3:30 PM)
The Hotel of Tomorrow® Project global think tank drives hospitality innovation through collaboration among 325+ designers, operators, brands, and researchers who are reimagining a futuristic hotel and restaurant guest experience.
PanelistRon Swidler – Chief Innovation Officer, The Gettys Group
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 15
Boutique Design Power Players: Women Leaders in Hospitality Breakfast and Discussion (9:00 AM - 10:30 AM)
A Boutique Design signature event, presented in partnership with NEWH, gathers thought-leaders in design, operations, investment, and manufacturing for a lively, strategic discussion of industry challenges, opportunities, and trends.
Brand Central (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
How are industry leaders responding to a market with enormous opportunities and seismic pressures? Hear from established and up-and-coming brands regarding factors driving new offerings, and what designers need to know to stay up to speed.
Kavitha Iyer – , IHG
Hospitality on Edge: What to Know Now about Supply Chain Disruption and Strategy (11:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
If you think there is nothing new in supply chain disruption and management, think again as industry stalwarts unpack what’s happening now, what to watch, and their strategies to get ahead of challenges.